Most keyhole operations of the knee and all hand surgery are perfomed as day surgery procedures. This means that you only spend a few hours in the hospital and can recover in the comfort of your own home. If you had a general anaeshtetic you will not be able to drive home and will need a responsible adult to be with you for the night.
Several joint problems respond well to modification of your activities and targeted physiotherapy. As our philosophy is to try and avoid surgery if possible, we rely heavily on our expert therapists. They are here to help with your rehabilitation after surgery too using state-of-the-art facilities and techniques.